TEMIS concludes the environmental test campaign over the IAPU, Video Camera Assemblies and Telemetry Transmitter that will be used for the next VEGA flight (VV02) as part of the ALTS  subsystem. ELV ALTS responsible defines the TRB and DRB milestones successfully achieved and all the equipments provided by TEMIS are now in Kourou spaceport (French Guiana) waiting for the final integration on the VEGA Launcher.The VEGA VV02 flight, with the ALTS mission, is planned for the 20th April 2013 at...

TEMIS has been awarded of the development, manufacturing, integration and electrical tests of the Central Electronics Unit CEU of the DREAMS EDM payload for the EXOMARS 2016 programme.  The DREAMS (Dust characterisation, Risk assessment, and Environment Analyser on the Martian Surface) EDM (Entry Descent and LandingDemonstrator Module) scientific payload will function as an environmental station for the two to four days of the ExoMars surface mission.The DREAMS is developed by a number of Scientific Institutes, under the responsibility of the Principal Investigator Francesca Esposito,...

After the  precise orbital injection performed by VEGA launch vehicle and by the separation system in charge of CGS and TEMIS, ASI announced that some laser ranging terrestrial station of the ILRS (International Laser Ranging Service) are tracking the LARES satellite....

The video camera images acquired by the LARES A&H/SS provide a spectacular film of the VEGA ascent phase till the orbit positioning of AVUM.All the agencies, industries and people involved in the VEGA VV01 flight describes the LARES A&H/SS video section as the easiest and fantastic way to understand the VEGA behavior.Watch the full video at ASI TV...